Upcoming Talks


“Citizenship in Motion: Temporality, Territoriality and the Pesky Question of Indigeneity in an Ius Sanguinis Regime”

August 12, 2019, American Sociological Association, Intersectional Approaches to Citizenship and the State panel, NYC

“The Rise of Populism and Authoritarianism and Its Impact on Freedom.” SASE Special Event: Social Sciences for the Real World. Panel organizer and moderator [LINK to event and sign-up sheet]

“States of Exception: Racialized Welfare States and Regime Transitions in the Longue Durée”

June 27-29, 2019, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics (SASE), NYC

“Dresden Will Never be Hiroshima”

June 20 - 22, 2019, 26th International Conference of Europeanists (CES), Madrid

“Racial Architectures: Understanding Racially Supremacist State Practice and How to Study It”

May 30, 2019, Sociology Department, Dartmouth University

“Racial Vision”

March 6, 2019, part of a Symposium on the Unmarked, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy

March 15, 2019, Eastern Sociological Society Annual Meeting, Boston

“Seeing Race Like a State”

March 22, 2019, invited lecture to 10th grade assembly at Uncommon Charter School, Queens, NY

Past Talks (2018)

Fri, November 09, 2018. 2:45 PM - 4:45 PM

Dresden will never be Hiroshima: Facts and the memorialization of historical tragedy

At the Annual Meeting of the Social Science History Association. Panel: The Politics of Memory & Memory's Influence on Politics, location tbd. Phoenix, Arizona, full schedule and address here.

Fri, August 10, 2018, 2:10pm - 3:40pm

Beyond Aryans: Making Germans in the Nazi Empire

At the Comparative & Historical Sociology Mini-Conference, University of Pennsylvania, full schedule and address here.


Sat, August 11, 2018, 8:30am - 10:10am

Archival Bodies: Epistemology and Historical Comparative Research

At the Annual Meeting of the American Sociological Association. Panel 1113 - Epistemology, Theory, and Method in Comparative Historical Sociology, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Level 100, 107AB